The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing SDH 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,250 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-7.51% +29.10%
SDH
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 40 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 9.02% 16.00% 26.04%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 48
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SDH across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SDH
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SDH across the Midlands region.

SDH Salary Trend in the Midlands